Last month, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said in an interview that Israel must withdraw from the occupied territories. A closer look, however, reveals that his remarks are not anything dramatically different from what other Israeli leaders have said. Nor is it any consideration for international law or concern about the rights of the Palestinian people that is driving any potential shift in Israeli policy.Read More
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An analysis that dissects an argument proposed by prominent neoconservative Robert Kagan in the journal Foreign Affairs in which he essentially suggests that a return to a Cold War-like paradigm would benefit U.S. foreign policy.Read More
While the U.S. presidential candidates both suggest an increase in military forces as the solution for the conflict in Afghanistan, allies and even the U.S. Defense Secretary have agreed that a political solution involving engaging in diplomacy with the Taliban is necessary.Read More
The Pentagon is putting forth its best propaganda effort to capitalize on the reduction in violence in Iraq.Read More
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has said that Israel needs to “reach an agreement with the Palestinians” and that that would mean withdrawing from the occupied territories, but his words are expected to have little affect as he is set to leave office to face corruption charges.Read More
The head of the Pakistan army has appointed Lt. Gen. Ahmed Shujaa Pasha as head of its Inter-Services Intelligence spy agency as the U.S. is pressuring the country to step up operations against militants. Meanwhile, Pakistanis are fleeing the increasing chaos and instability resulting from the U.S.’s “war on terrorism”.Read More